Review: how effective is Aricept for Dementia?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 28, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) is for Dementia. The study is based on 86 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Aricept
Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,457 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Dementia (latest reports from 47,324 patients) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride.
On Aug, 28, 2014: 86 people are studied for taking Aricept in Dementia
Aricept effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):
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Who find Aricept more effective for Dementia?
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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